Nicoleta Raicu

Still can't tell exactly my origins because of my suspiciously ‘Chinese eyes’.

Open Call for ‘BLEMISH’, CVLTARTES Magazine #6 Issue

We accept projects, artworks, and texts for our next issue – BLEMISH – that would be released at the end of February. blemish [noun] – a mark on something that spoils its appearance; an imperfection that mars or impairs; a flaw. These nouns denote loss or absence of perfection. A blemish is […]

In the Heart of Intimacy: Anamaria Timofticiuc’s Photography

Anamaria Timofticiuc is a Romanian photographer based in Bucharest. She graduated from the University of Arts and she is mainly attracted by analog photography. Anamaria’s inspiration behind the series was to capture the intimacy in times of COVID-19, exposing all of her vulnerabilities. Sometimes rather shy, sometimes straight to the […]

Surreal, Psychedelic Digital Art by Romanian Artist Diana Cumpăratu

The Romanian surreal digital painter Diana Cumpăratu, currently known as Dawn Elenor, is passionate about generating revelatory moments that hang into the unknown, playing around with your subconscious. She conjures up gloomy scenarios that address the fragility of the human condition, as her on-going ‘MOJOS‘ project short’s description suggests: ‘Bottled […]

Boudoir Photography by American Artist Melissa Passons

Melissa Passons is a photographer based in Nashville, Tennessee. Her interest in photography began at a young age when she started shooting exclusively in a black and white film with her mother’s Canon A1 film camera. In 2018, she quit her day job to pursue a full-time career in photography. […]

Brilliant and Oddly Sexy Collages by Romanian Artist Denisa Hruska

Romanian artist Denisa Hruska is inspired by both nature and the human body, which she perceives to be not only beautiful but also mysterious. In her fascination with the connection between our physical and mental state, she started to create amazing collages. Her work combines body parts with mind-bending images […]

The Narrative and Dark Illustrations by Monorthern

Arief Maulana a.k.a Monorthern is a self-taught illustrator from Indonesia. She told us that she ‘created many album covers, posters, and merchandise for underground bands. Or journal publication illustration.‘ The artist sets a dark tone in her pieces, and this is the first invitation into her world. The ink she […]